2006 U.S. Open winner Geoff Ogilvy has some public relations advice for Tiger Woods when he re-emerges from hiding: don’t take that affair talk anywhere near a PGA Tour event.
I think he should actually come out in public before, not at a golf tournament. I think he should come out away from the golf course out of respect for all of the other players and to diffuse the circus part of it.
It would be the best thing for him, for every other player and for the golf tournament. I don’t believe a lot of tournaments want all the tabloid media floating around. It would be nice if he came out away from a golf tournament. Then when he came to a golf tournament it would still be big and crazy, but that tabloid edge might be gone.
His first conference is going to be the crazy one. A lot of people who have been afraid to ask questions for 10 or 12 years won’t be quite as hesitant as they used to be. And he is going to have to answer questions.
Ogilvy also suggested what tournament would be best for a Woods return.